Hostal Rio Amazonas

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A great choice for those looking for the social life of a hostel without having to share a room. This long-running guesthouse in a mock-Tudor mansion has bright rooms, a big terrace, a modern shared kitchen and a large collection of art.

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Quick description

Only 200 metres from Baquedano Metro Station, Hostal Río Amazonas offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and TV sets. Breakfast is provided and common kitchen facilities are featured. Santiago’s Main Square is 1.2 km away. Decorated in lively colours, rooms at Río Amazonas are very bright. All of them feature heating and private bathrooms. Continental breakfast including homemade jam, natural juices, yogurt, cheese and milk is served daily. Drinks can be ordered at the bar, and guests can cook their own meals in the common kitchen. Excursions can be booked at the tour desk, and there is library featuring books in several languages. Free parking is provided, and shuttles can be arranged. Hostal Río Amazonas is 10 km from Arturo Merino Benitez Airport.

Important information

Please inform Hostal Rio Amazonas in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. LOCAL TAX LAW. Based on local tax laws, all Chilean citizens and resident foreigners must pay an additional fee (IVA) of 19% To be exempt from this 19% additional fee (IVA) the payment must be made in US dollars and a copy of the immigration card and passport must be presented. The passenger won't be exempt from this fee when paying in local currency. In case of no show the invoice will be billed in local currency, including this additional fee (IVA). This additional fee (IVA) is not included in the hotel rates and must be paid seperately.


  • Cashless payment available
  • Horse riding
  • Airport shuttle
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Terrace
  • Cycling
  • 24-hour security
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Gift shop
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Walking tours
  • Shops (on site)
  • Invoice provided
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Parking
  • Wifi
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Physical distancing rules followed
  • Cctv in common areas
  • Free parking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Breakfast takeaway containers
  • Children television networks
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Family rooms
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Currency exchange
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed
  • Hiking
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Garden
  • Library
  • On-site parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Bike tours
  • Snack bar
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Skiing
  • First aid kit available
  • Cctv outside property
  • Packed lunches
  • Access to health care professionals
  • Internet services
  • Tour desk
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Sun terrace
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay


  • Concierge service
  • Business centre
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Ironing service
  • Car hire
  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry
  • Fax/photocopying
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Valet parking
  • Private parking


  • Safety deposit box
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Non-smoking throughout

Food and drink

  • Bar


  • Free WiFi available